Heavy Rainfall and Flash Flood Threats Shift From Southern Plains to Lower Mississippi Valley; Elevated to Critical Fire Concerns Out West

Heavy to excessive rainfall with flash flood concerns will shift from the southern Plains into the Lower Mississippi Valley. Elevated to Critical Fire weather threats will linger through the weekend across the Great Basin and central Rockies. Finally, Major to Record river flooding will continue in portions of the Midwest and across parts of North and South Carolina this weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lexington, Jim Kelly Field Airport (KLXN)

Lat: 40.79°NLon: 99.78°WElev: 2415ft.

Fair

44°F

7°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed SE 6 mph
Barometer 30.26 in
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 22 Sep 6:35 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Elwood NE

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 73. South wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 50. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 58. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 51 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 67 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 45.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 45 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 69.

    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 73. South wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 50. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 58. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 69.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
Elwood NE
 40.58°N 99.86°W (Elev. 2651 ft)
6:44 am CDT Sep 22, 2018
6am CDT Sep 22, 2018-6pm CDT Sep 28, 2018
 
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